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Inlay (?) fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 511

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 2.8 x 2.3 x 0.3 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-230

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue vitreous glaze, dark red body

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Flat fragment of faience

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 511. 1916; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition